The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Dzerzhinskii Raion, Kaluga Oblast, RSFSR; railroad station 25 km northwest of Kaluga. Building stone is quarried and processed.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.